Instagram Launches Profile Badges

From Mashable:

Instagram just launched Instagram badges, a super-easy way to help users promote and share theirInstagram profiles across the web.

Instagram badges are similar to badges and buttons offered by Twitter, Google+ and Facebook.

To get an Instagram badge, just visit http://instagram.com/accounts/badges and select the icon you want, then copy the JavaScript and paste it on your website, Tumblr or blog.

The goal with Instagram badges is to help brands (and users) promote their official profiles with fans across the web. Because users can now follow profiles online, it might also drive social traffic.

Image

Why I’m Curious:

Even before it was snapped up by Facebook, Instagram was popular with brands and celebs alike. Since the acquisition, “we’ve seen the Facebook team take a more focused look at how brands can use Instagram as part of a broader social strategy.” I wonder if this will help drive that sort of incorporation.

Advertisements

Share your thoughts.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s